Horacio Cartes facts for kids
|President of Paraguay|
August 15, 2013
|Vice President||Juan Afara|
|Preceded by||Federico Franco|
|Born||July 5, 1956
|Political party||Colorado Party|
|Spouse(s)||María Montaña de Cartes|
|Residence||Mburuvichá Roga (official)
Barrio Santo Domingo, Asunción (private)
Horacio Manuel Cartes Jara (born 5 July 1956) is an Paraguayan politician. He serves as President of Paraguay since 2013. Cartes won the 2013 presidential election in Paraguay on 21 April 2013 and took office as President on 15 August 2013.
Horacio Cartes is the owner of "Grupo Cartes", a conglomerate of approximately two dozen of companies. He has also been president of the football club Club Libertad since 2001
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